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L'Hopital, between late 18th and 19th century

  • French
  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635

Etching printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 3 3/8 × 7 1/2 inches (8.6 × 19.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S216.15

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Soldiers
  • Wars
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Buildings
  • Hospital
  • City
  • Etching
  • France
  • Injury (medical condition)

Inscribed in plate, bottom left edge: Callot inv. et fec. In plate below image: [Six lines of text]

October 1887, purchased by James E. Scripps from street vendor (Paris, France)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

French; after Jacques Callot, L'Hopital, between late 18th and 19th century, etching printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S216.15.